CEC Mulls Responses To RFP For New Price Reporting System, Seeks Control Of Information Destiny

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The Commodities Exchange Center (CEC) is evaluating responses to a request for proposal to upgrade its 10-year-old price reporting system. A decision is expected sometime this spring.

Goals for the new system include acceleration of price input and reporting to information vendors, miniaturization and more timely and direct control over content and display format.

The CEC provides space and facilities for five independent commodities exchanges: the Coffee, Sugar & Cocoa Exchange, Inc., the Co